familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy n.
An inherited, often fatal, heart condition caused by a genetic defect affecting production of myosin.
- Familial intestinal polyposis
familial intestinal polyposis n.
- Familial mediterranean fever
familial Mediterranean fever n. See familial paroxysmal polyserositis.
- Familial nonhemolytic jaundice
familial nonhemolytic jaundice familial non·he·mo·lyt·ic jaundice (nŏn’hē-mə-lĭt’ĭk) n. Jaundice without evidence of liver damage, biliary obstruction, or hemolysis. Also called Gilbert’s disease.
- Familial polyendocrine adenomatosis
familial polyendocrine adenomatosis n. An inherited disorder in which functioning tumors occur in more than one endocrine gland, commonly the pancreatic islands and parathyroid glands, often associated with peptic ulcers and gastric hypersecretion.